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[19 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron Available

Ultron and his minions have come to your tabletop today, as WizKids is pleased to announce that Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron has shipped to North American retailers. Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron will have players battling head-to-head with heroes and villains from the Marvel Universe, featuring, of course, the diabolical “living automaton” — Ultron!
The Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron Starter Set is available for a suggested retail price of $19.99 USD, and includes 44 custom dice, 38 cards, two dice bags and a rulebook – everything …

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[19 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
Magic Origins set launches today!

July 17, 2015 – RENTON, WA – Wizards of the Coast today released Magic Origins, the latest Magic: The Gathering trading card game (TCG) set. This pivotal new set reveals the origin stories of five of Magic‘s most beloved Planeswalker characters, as well as ushering in the new block set release structure. Magic Origins sets up an expansive, epic storyline that will inform the creative direction for future sets of the world’s most popular TCG.
For the first time ever, players will learn how five of Magic’s most iconic Planeswalkers – …

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[15 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
Flick ‘Em Up – A Written Review

Pretzel Games, a division of F2Z Entertainment, hits us with their first deluxe release that depicts a crazy and frenetic series of shootouts via flicking discs at gorgeous meeples.

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[30 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Aetherium – A Written Review

A ludicrous blend of Necromunda, Wiz-War, and Netrunner means I’m giddy like Christmas day 1995.

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[29 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Hyperborea – OTSBGR

A series of videos for Hyperborea designed by Andrea Chiarvesio and Pierluca Zizzi published by Asmodee Games.
“Embark on an epic quest to build your mythical nation into the greatest empire known to mankind. Capture land, defeat monsters, and discover new technologies on the rise to greatness.
Hyperborea uses an all-new “bag-building” mechanic that simulates the depth of a civilization game in a much shorter play time. Your bag will contain the cubes you need to develop your nation from a fledgling upstart to a mighty civilization.”
Learn moreover at http://us.asmodee.com/ressources/jeux_versions/hyperborea.php
INTRODUCTION

HOW TO PLAY

SAMPLE …

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[29 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Episode 46: Council Chamber – Big Episode on Small Games

This time Sean and Ronan are joined by several of their friends to discuss shorter games. Nearly thirty games are covered and we give you the best and the worst ways to fill the time between the big ones.

 Your two hosts give you a dozen reviews of smaller games and joining them at various points are Adam, Bonnie Kate, Pouria, Natalie, Chris and Paul.

http://thegamepit.podbean.com/e/the-game-pit-episode-46-council-chamber-big-episode-on-small-games/

 

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[27 Jun 2015 | 2 Comments | ]
A Look At Scoundrel Society

A look at Action Phase Games’ current kickstarter offering.

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[25 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Stronghold Games Announces the Publication of “504” Designed by Friedemann Friese

Stronghold Games is proud to announce the publication of “504”, a game designed by the renowned game designer Friedemann Friese, co-published with 2F-Spiele.  504 is a revolutionary concept in game design.  504 offers the game enthusiast 504 different games in a single box, achieving this via the use of nine game modules, which can be merged together to form 504 unique play experiences. The nine modules are Pick-up & Deliver, Race, Privileges, Military, Exploring, Roads, Majorities, Production, and Shares.   In 504, players use the spiral bound “Book of 504 Worlds”, …

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[23 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Sons Of Anarchy: Men Of Mayhem – Calaveras Club Expansion

A look at Sons of Anarchy: Men Of Mayhem’s newest gang. Before they tear up the streets and ride circles around your crew you’ll want to know what’s coming and how to prepare.

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[17 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Dice City coming in October! From AEG and Artipia Games

ROLL, BUILD, WIN!
By decree of the Queen, there needs to be a new capital!
The Kingdom of Rolldovia is in turmoil. Her royal highness the Queen, has decreed that there will be a new capital, after the old one was sacked by hordes of barbarians and bandits from the south. As leaders of one of the country’s influential noble families, players vie with each other to establish their provincial city as the best home for Rolldovia’s new capital.
You must choose your city’s path in gaining the approval of all others in …